This charming house is set in its own private grounds 1/2 mile from the village of Gartocharn, on the south side of Loch Lomond. Architect designed but fitting with its countryside scenery Duncryne Cottage is traditional, spacious, comfortable and situated off a country lane with good access. Stylish interior and quality finishes throughout the holiday property, boasting a large contemporary kitchen, underfloor heating and two wood-burning stoves.
Ideally situated for most country sports and activities, it is within walking distance of amenities and services including village shop and retail outlet with daytime restaurant. Within the incredibly beautiful Loch Lomond and Trossachs National Park there are many lochside, lowland and hill walks just a short distance including a munro. Sports include golf, sailing, windsurfing, cycling and horse riding, and cruises around the loch and its many islands are available.
The top of Duncryne Hill is only 20 minutes walk through the woods and field, and provides one of the best 360-degree views in Scotland and a spectacular panorama of Loch Lomond. A nature conservancy area is within walking distance where a large variety of wildlife may be seen including deer, ducks, geese, herons, raptors and swans. Local visits include distilleries and an aquarium. The numerous attractions in Glasgow and Stirling are within 40 minutes driving or the former can be easily reached by train from Balloch, 3 miles away. Glasgow and Edinburgh airports are close to hand. Shop 1/2 mile.
Living room with wood-burning stove and French doors to dining room. Large kitchen area with wood-burning stove and second dining table. Utility. Double bedroom with TV and en-suite shower room and toilet. Separate toilet. First floor: Double bedroom with en-suite bathroom with shower attachment and toilet. Two twin bedrooms. Bathroom with shower attachment and toilet.
- Two wood-burning stoves - initial fuel inc, thereafter at cost
- Elec, full oil CH/underfloor on ground floor and first floor bathrooms, bed linen and towels inc
- Two Freeview TVs
- Tel (honesty box)
- Large private garden with patio and sitting out area
- Natural woodland grounds
- Parking (for 6 cars)
- Secure cycle store
- Welcome pack
- No smoking
- Friday to Friday
- NB: Pond in grounds
Customer Reviews of Duncryne Cottage, Gartocharn, sleeps 8
1st comment: We had a fantastic time, high quality fittings, excellent space and layout for us all including the dog. Owners were very helpful and friendly. Feb 2012.
2nd comment: Excellent property for space, quality of furnishings & fittings, well stocked kitchen, the lot! Look forward to going back some time. Dec 2011.